Ifully bound books containing some of the most famous and iconic children s stories through the years I will admit I didn t realise how many there were until I stumbled across a copy of the Secret Garden and then I was well to be honest enchanted Before
i got ingot in reading properly like passionately I remember being force to read many a book school As you would expect many of them were children s classics which at the time I didn t really take to Now years later I realise how much these stories have affected me and the literary landscape around me and I cannot resist reading them again this time with older eyes So as way of something different I decided to try Jack the Giant Killer Now I knew the name I
Thought I Knew The Story But II knew the story but I wrong The story is uite blood thirsty and not as I expected and yet there are flashes of familiarity
In Fact Even Though Nothing Like It I Can Seefact even though nothing like it I can see the inspiration of some of the events in the film of the same name came from and where later stories have been subtly influenced and inspired by after all this story was written in the 1840sSo yes I will be looking out for other titles in this series while I still can an education through historic children s stories and beautiful books on the shel. S edition Doyle's vivid wonderfully engaging illustrations have been enlarged and the text has been given greater legibility It is a book that will satisfy both the child's delight in scariness wonder and magic and the collector's pleasure in classic Victorian illustratio. .
T Haha this book is really violent Jack kills a lot of giants
Hank And I Justand I ust reading this together and we really enjoyed it Jack uses his wit to outsmart the giants and so it s rather clever The illustrations for this particular edition were amazing I will warn you that it is very violent a lot of giants lose their heads Escrito em 1842 e publicado apenas em 1888 considerado um cl ssico infantil N o uma obra muito profunda como Winnie the Pooh ou Charlotte s web De leitura r pida e leve uma boa distra o embora a matan a me fa a pensar no tipo de entretenimento ue as crian as dessa poca tinham heheh Curiosidade o livro n o foi feito para ser publicado Os filhos do autor encontraram os manuscritos inclusive gravuras u my favorite response to this book is Inappropriate for children because of all the killing and
DEATH YOU PICKED UP A BOOK CALLED JACK THEyou picked up a book called Jack the KILLER not Jack the Giant thumb wrestler honestly i think kids would love this book because ack is valiant and clever in his endeavors Okay I will admit that I have let things slip a little the last few days but this is my way of trying to get back in to things so apologies one and allThis is part of Everymans Library of Children s classics a series of beaut. Passion for legend and the created a picture book version of Jack the Giant Killer with hand written text and a watercolor within a pictorial border decorating every page It has remained one of the most beloved versions of this timeless taleIn this new Everyman'. ,